Rs 469,639
Avg. Salary
Rs 431
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

Rs 24,665

Bonus

Rs 15,260

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Cost Accountant is Rs 431 per hour.

The average pay for a Cost Accountant is Rs 469,639 per year.

10%
Rs 0.00
10%
Rs 431.25
50%
Rs 0.00
90%
90%
MEDIAN Rs 431.25
10%
Rs 231k
10%
Rs 470k
50%
Rs 998k
90%
90%
MEDIAN Rs 469,639
Rs 231,357 - Rs 997,686
Rs 230K
Rs 470K
Rs 1M
MEDIAN: Rs 469,639
10%
50%
90%
Rs 0Rs 1M
Salary Rs 231,357 - Rs 997,686
Bonus Rs 4,943 - Rs 148,304
Profit Sharing Rs 0.00 - Rs 100,333
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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Rs 232,946 - Rs 1,040,273
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 18 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 395

Job Description for Cost Accountant

A cost accountant performs routine and special analyses to help determine the type of operations and materials that are most cost effective for their organization. This accountant helps assess which products and raw materials are best suited to their company’s objectives, and they may be expected to create a costing system that can continuously evaluate the value of inventory and associated costs. The cost accountant should be able to determine and explain the factors that will cause costs to vary; strong research skills are essential to determine all of the costs associated with certain decisions. Additionally, cost accountants may need to document internal factors and controls that are affecting costs. The cost accountant often helps senior management to make key decisions, in some cases including decisions related to employees' salaries and product pricing.

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Popular Skills for Cost Accountant

Pay by Experience Level for Cost Accountant

Pay by Experience for a Cost Accountant has a positive trend. An entry-level Cost Accountant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 411,000 based on 185 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Cost Accountant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 606,000 based on 56 salaries. An experienced Cost Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 962,000 based on 29 salaries. A Cost Accountant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 1,742,000 based on 8 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

14%

-8%

-18%

National Average: Rs 489,915

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Key Stats for Cost Accountant

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %
Less than 1 year
19%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Cost Accountant Salaries

Late-Career
▲256%

▲96%

▲24%

National Average
Rs 490,000

▼16%

Skills That Affect Cost Accountant Salaries

SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO)
▲3%




National Average
Rs 490,000



Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
19%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 60%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
no benefits
None: 39%